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Swimming with Dinosaurs
Driving through Joshua Tree National Park at Night
Diagonal
A view of crypts at from the broken window of St. Roch Cemetery Chapel
Sunrise over Lake Topaz
Green Anole catching some sun.
Sunrise on Topaz
Rainbow over Seal and Sail Rock, Bullman Beach, WA
Tree frog taking a nap on a Palm Frond.
A Fiddler Crab on Guard
Wedding Shoot
Ethereal Hunter
The protagonist
The fisherman between sky and earth
Bang
Simple nature
Red Lady
 scream
Horse
Cue The Bird
Two people, zero umbrella
The body of an old man
The eye of a child before going away
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Ethereal Hunter

Barn Owls have an ethereal quality to them, almost like ghosts or beings from another dimension. It is incredible to see them glide by silently in their search for food. This photo was the result of many nights spent observing the owl and learing its behaviour.

TAGS: Canada, Owl, Raptor, Wildlife

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Vancouver, Canada
Member since 2017
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Michael Aagaard.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 53
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 8, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D500
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1250
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO800
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